Pageant Sunday & Advent Vespers

posted Dec 8, 2016, 9:42 AM by Amelia Fannin   [ updated Dec 13, 2016, 9:50 AM ]
The annual pageant is this Sunday, 18th and then Join us Monday night for Advent Vespers, a service of solace and reflection for those mindful of loss during the holidays.

Calendar of Advent Events & Christmas Services:

Thursday, December 15: Mighty Letter Writers, 6:00 pm in the Small Hall

Saturday, December 17: Christmas Pageant Dress Rehearsal and lunch, 10 a.m. to noon - please bring a drink, side or dessert!

Sunday, December  18: Christmas Pageant, 10:30 a.m. service

Monday, December 19: Advent Vespers: Bringing Light into Darkness, 7:00 p.m. (Chapel) 

On Monday, December 19th at 7:00pm in the Chapel, we will have a special service for those mindful of loss and seeking some solace as we approach the holidays. Flutist Melissa Vining will join Heather Kirkconnell in providing meditative music. We will hear poems and scripture, pray, sing, and have a chance for reflection and candle-lighting. This service is not focused on any specific form of loss; it is offered as a quiet resting-place in the midst of what for many is an emotionally complicated season.

Wednesday, December 21: Women of Grace Cookie Exchange, 7 p.m.

Saturday, December 24: Christmas Eve services, 4 p.m and 10 p.m.(musical preludes at 3:45 and 9:30)

Sunday, December 25: Holy Eucharist with Carols, 8 a.m., and Christmas Day Potluck Dinner, 5 p.m.